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Into the eye: Hurricane hunters fly to center of Irma

Matt Rosenberg
| Thursday, Sept. 7, 2017, 9:57 a.m.

Here's a view you don't see every day.

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Association shared a video of hurricane hunters flying their Lockheed WP-3D Orion through Hurricane Irma as it churned toward the Caribbean.

The video shows the crew in preparation before the eerily calm center of the storm — the eye, where but just a few scattered clouds are seen below with a wall of pulverizing winds circling around it.

Irma continues to tear a path through the Caribbean on its way to a potential strike on Florida . Her death toll thus far is 10.

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